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- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 143.00
What role do language and discourse play in the advancement of peace? What is the connection between a given society?s ?peace language? and the repeated failure of peace initiatives involving it? At the heart of this book lie these basic questions and the attempt to shed light on them from new angles. The book focuses on an analysis of Israeli peace... more...
- Profile Books 2015; US$ 10.65
Award-winning author Raja Shehadeh explores the politics of language and the language of politics in the Israeli Palestine conflict, reflecting on the walls that they create - legal and cultural - that confine today's Palestinians just like the physical borders, checkpoints and the so called 'Separation Barrier'. The peace process has... more...
- C.H. Beck 2015; US$ 15.99
Die Geschichte des Heiligen Landes ist zwischen Juden und Muslimen ebenso umstritten wie der Besitz des Landes selbst. Gudrun Krämer schiebt in ihrer brillanten Darstellung den Schleier der religiösen Geschichtsbilder beiseite und erzählt ebenso fundiert wie allgemeinverständlich die Geschichte Palästinas vom Beginn der osmanischen Herrschaft im 16. Jahrhundert... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 33.99
The book analyzes Israel?s strategic thinking about the Middle East region, evaluating its success or failure in maintaining both Israel's security and the viability of Israeli-American strategic cooperation. It looks at the importance of the periphery strategy for Israeli, moderate Arab, American, and European efforts to advance the Arab-Israel... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 65.00
Toward an Anthropology of Nation Building and Unbuilding in Israel presents twenty-two original essays offering a critical survey of the anthropology of Israel inspired by Alex Weingrod, emeritus professor and pioneering scholar of Israeli anthropology. In the late 1950s Weingrod?s groundbreaking ethnographic research of Israel?s underpopulated... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95
Conflict between the Israelis and the Palestinians has been ongoing since the creation of the state of Israel, a conflict revolving around land-ownership, water politics, human rights, and religious rights. 'Shalom/Salaam/Peace' examines the realities of life in contemporary Israel/Palestine, with its politics, wars, security wall, settlements and... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 74.99
This book brings Theodor Herzl's The Jewish State into dialogue with Sigmund Freud's The Interpretation of Dreams in order to shed light on and offer an explanation for Israel?s troubled and uncertain position in current international relations. more...
The Iron Cage of Liberalism: International Politics and Unarmed Revolutions in the Middle East and North AfricaOxford University Press 2014; US$ 89.99
Over the last forty years the world has witnessed the emergence and proliferation of a new political phenomenon - unarmed revolution. On virtually every continent, citizens have ousted their authoritarian leaders by employing nonviolent tactics such as strikes, demonstrations, boycotts, and civil disobedience against them. At the same time however,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 100.00
Much has been written about the Arab?Israeli conflict, the prospects for peace or war and the eventual establishment of a Palestinian state, side by side with the state of Israel. The emphasis, however, has been on the political processes of such eventualities. The objectives of this book complement these previous efforts, the central concern being... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
This book offers a detailed survey on major archaeological discoveries in the Near and Middle East. This classic account focuses on the findings in three great centers of ancient civilization: Egypt, Sumer, and the Indus valley. Professor Childe discusses the excavation of the three cities of Mohenjo-daro and Chanhu-daro on the Indus and Harappa... more...